Candidate Instructions 🧒

You are the FY1 on your colorectal surgery rotation.

Your consultant has asked you to carry out a venous thrombo-embolism (VTE) risk assessment specifically for patient-related risk factors on a patient who is due to have bowel resection for colon carcinoma.

Mrs Bateman is due to have her surgery in 7 days time.

Please answer any of her questions.

Patient details:
Name: Ms Helen Bateman
Age: 68
Basic info: colorectal carcinoma, no bleeding disorders, no clotting disorders, left knee replacement, gout, stable angina, GTN, allopurinol, no other medical/drug history

Station time: 5 minutes


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